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Turn the key and will not start. 07 tundra. Has run fine

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forever. Parked it last night...
turn the key and will not start. 07 tundra. Has run fine forever. Parked it last night and this morning... dead. Tried to jump... still nothing. Alternator?
JA: Can you turn the steering wheel at all? And what about the key? Is it worn or damaged?
Customer: yes and no
JA: What year is your Tundra?
Customer: 07
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: hoping to. havent' tried anything yet
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: new battery and terminals. other than that, no
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Toyota
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Toyota Mechanic: Joshua Davenport,
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Hello, Can you hear any type of clicking noise when you turn the key to try to start the truck?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Just one click. all interior lights come on, AC turns on and a jump doesn't help
Toyota Mechanic: Joshua Davenport,
 replied 1 year ago
Ok. That sounds like a starter issue. The starter can fail without warning and jumpstarting will not help. You can try turning the key to start quickly and repetively and the starter will sometimes engage and work briefly
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